Richard Wayne Speer
Design & Construction Management Professional
Boerne, Texas ~78006
(Boerne)Office /Fax: 830.755.8035
(Cell) phone: 210.532.4077
project management, senior architect, director of projects,
superintendent, contractor and construction administration. Principal,
partner, Owner. Licensed Architect.
Architecture (University of Texas-Austin) + Planning & Alternative
School: Architecture(University of Texas-San Antonio) Historic
Preservation, Project Management, International Practice,
Land Use Planning, Managing Professional & Technical Personnel
Principal…Richard Wayne Speer
Architect, Complete responsibility.
Background: Architecture, construction and project management; over 25
years of experience in design/production/estimating/contracting and
project team management (design and construction). Managed the
marketing function of three architectural firms.
construction management in San Antonio and
Atlanta, structural through finish out.
pre-construction risk management: Guiding lenders, owners and
consultants through the early stages of project creation… responsible
for oversight on over 100 nationwide and international projects;
ranging up to $17 million.
Projects and Alliance Consultants
(up to 30 design professionals and contractors) for a major client (SBC
now AT&T) with design and construction projects in
the range of up
to $18 million. Work ranged from pre-construction through
close out; mentoring junior staff members; managing and maintaining
client relationships; collaborating with the customer's strategic
planning, space planning, and design & construction staff…bringing
in projects on time and within budgets. Managed client's larger
projects (fast-track) …while the client's project managers managed
telecom infrastructure and furniture relocation/installation projects.
project teams as deputy director of projects for MACTEC (architects,
engineers etc. from offices in four cities): U.S.Air Force projects at
Lackland AFB, Texas
ethic… an engaged self-starter that
takes ownership and follows through.
working knowledge of construction processes and systems; achieved
through years of hands-on involvement in construction and construction
evolving approach to consultant/client relations, and negotiations;
presentations and dealing with people; encouraging/building teams and
expecting and accepting responsibility
allowing/encouraging people to be/do
Proficient in the
use of most relevant computer
applications including CAD, BIM, 3DS.
experience in Design/Build-conception to
on) knowledge of most trades
related to the design & construction industry.
how member teams should
function…able to recognize improprieties and ineptitude.
maintaining client relationships -
Job site, office or boardroom.
Degree - San Antonio College-Architecture
-Bachelor of Architecture-5
yr.Prof. Degree(with high honors)University ofTexas-Austin,
Texas - San Antonio:
Advanced Design, Advanced Mech. Systems, Historic Preservation
,International Practice, Land Use Planning, Management of Prof. and
Tech. Personnel, Marketing, International Business, Computer graphics,
Current: Owner/Principal: Richard
Wayne Speer, Architects. Concentrating on planning and design
from a Sustainable perspective.
Commercial, Medical, Hospitality, Historic
International LLC. Prime responsibility for marketing and business
administration and management.
Director of Projects/Senior Architect-Mactec
Engineering & Consulting…Organizing and Managing a scattered
(multiple cities/states) A-E design team for Mactec on US Air Force
Projects at Lackland AFB Texas. Dormitories, Weapons Training
Facilities, Medical Training Facility, Base-wide Roofing Project,
Structural Remediation Projects.
Construction Project Manager-Spencer
Design Group, Dallas,TX …Managing and Designing Projects in San Antonio
Texas for Southwestern Bell Corporation(Now AT&T)..
Responsibilities : representing the Client on and off the
project, coordinating disciplines, chairing project meetings,
monitoring schedules and budgets.
A lifetime of experience
in a multitude of architectural and building related areas.